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2014-03-05 08:21:46

High-capacity Ka-band service quickly proving to significantly increase passenger uptake compared to other in-flight services TEL AVIV, Israel and CARLSBAD, Calif., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EL AL has agreed to be the launch customer in Europe for Exede® In The Air in-flight Internet service from ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT). To begin, ViaSat plans to deliver the service to EL AL Boeing 737s flying routes from Tel Aviv into several European cities. The two companies plan to...

2013-10-24 12:20:41

Israeli flag-carrier has now ordered a total of eight Next-Generation 737-900ERs TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and EL AL Israel Airlines have finalized an order for two additional Next-Generation 737-900ER (Extended Range) airplanes. The order comes just two weeks after the Israeli flag-carrier took delivery of its first 737-900ER. This order brings the total number of 737-900ERs ordered by EL AL to eight. "This decision by EL AL to purchase two...

2013-10-09 04:20:06

Israeli flag-carrier's first Next-Generation 737 with the Boeing Sky Interior SEATTLE, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) has delivered EL AL Israel Airlines' first Next-Generation 737-900ER (Extended Range) airplane. The delivery is the first of six 737-900ERs the Israeli flag-carrier has on order and is the latest addition to EL AL's all-Boeing fleet. "The purchase of the Boeing 737-900ER aircraft marks the high point of EL AL's re-equipping and fleet renewal...

2013-03-22 12:20:46

Financing will support 1,300 American Jobs WASHINGTON, March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) authorized more than $190 million in financing to support the export of Boeing 737-900ER aircraft to El Al Israel Airlines, Ltd. (El Al). According to Boeing, this transaction will help the company create and sustain more than 1,300 American jobs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110414/MM83673LOGO ) "This...

2012-11-29 08:22:07

NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- To promote the new class of service called Economy Class Plus which offers more legroom and seat recline, a foot rest, comfort kit and a lot more, EL AL Israel Airlines is launching a parody video called "Funny Excuses Used to Obtain Free Upgrades." The video makes light of humorous reasons travelers tell airport personnel to secure a complimentary upgrade. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121129/NY20567 ) The two-minute spoof features...

2012-08-02 06:20:44

SEATTLE, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and EL AL have announced that the Israeli national carrier has finalized an order for two additional Next-Generation 737-900ERs (Extended Range), adding to EL AL's previous order in March 2011, bringing the total number to six 737-900ERs on order. The two-airplane order is valued at approximately $179.2 million at current list prices. "The Next-Generation 737 family already forms the backbone of EL AL's short and medium-haul operations,...

Pro-Palestinian Hackers Disrupt Israeli Stock Exchange
2012-01-16 14:00:36

On Monday Israeli officials reported that online hackers had targeted a number of the nation´s critical industries, launching a small-scale but coordinated cyber attack against the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE), Israel´s El Al Airlines and three national banks. Just days before, a hacker allying himself with the plight of the Palestinians accessed and leaked the personal information of thousands of Israeli credit card holders. It has not yet been determined whether the two...

2011-08-18 06:49:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, August 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Matomy Media Group announced today that EL AL Israel Airlines [http://www.elal.co.il/elal/english/states/general ] has selected its affiliate marketing network unit, Matomy Market, as its exclusive partner for its international affiliate marketing solution. EL AL Israel Airlines CMO Einat Yanai: "We chose Matomy Media Group as a partner to help us expand our international sales online. We trust in their extensive...

2011-03-23 14:36:00

SEATTLE, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and EL AL have announced that the Israeli national carrier has completed a contract to order four Next-Generation 737-900ERs (extended range) and reserve options for future aircraft. The four-airplane order is valued at approximately $343.2 million at current list prices. "By almost any measure, from the passenger experience to operating performance, EL AL has earned a place among the world's top airlines," said Marlin Dailey, vice...

2010-07-29 14:40:00

NEW YORK, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- EL AL, the national airline of Israel, is now offering its social media followers the opportunity to participate in contests and take advantage of special discounts on flights to Israel. EL AL Facebook (EL AL Israel Airlines USA) and Twitter (twitter.com/ELALUSA) followers will periodically be given the chance to win free roundtrip tickets and $100 discounts off any nonstop flight to Israel. EL AL Facebook fans can enter an exclusive-to-Facebook contest...